David L. Donoho

Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Professor in the Humanities and Sciences

Professor of Statistics

Stanford University


NSF Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Statistics, University of California, Berkeley

Ph.D. (Statistics) Harvard University, 1984.  Thesis adviser:  P. J. Huber

Princeton University, 1978, Summa Cum Laude,  Undergraduate thesis adviser:  J. W. Tukey

Honorary Degrees

Doctor of Science, Technion, 2017

Doctor of Science, University of Waterloo, 2016

Doctor Honoris Causa, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, 2012

Doctor of Science, University of Chicago, 2009

Awards and Honors

IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal 2022

 Election to American Philosophical Society 2019

Carl Friedrich Gauss Prize 2018

Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences, 2013

Norbert Wiener Prize, Amer. Math. Soc.  and Soc. Indus. Appl.  Math., 2010

Foreign Associate, Académie des Sciences (France), 2010

Von Neumann Prize Lecturer, Soc. Indus. Appl. Math. 2001

Election to National Academy of Sciences, USA, 1998

Presidents’ Award, Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies, 1994

Election to American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1992

John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Fellowship, 1991-1996

Visiting Professorships

Kloosterman Professor, University of Leiden, 2002

Sackler Fellow, Tel Aviv University, 2000.

Professeur Associé, Universit\'{e} de Paris XI (visiting)  1998

Professeur Associé, Université de Paris VII (visiting) 1992

Professeur Associé au CNRS, Université de Paris XI, (visiting) 1986